Sony Xperia R1 Plus Detailed Specifications – Review, Battery, Camera

Sony Xperia R1 Plus Detailed Specifications – Review, Battery, Camera:- Sony Xperia R1 plus is the latest flagship Smartphone which is launched recently. It has potential; to compete with the budget Smartphone introduced by other companies like Xiaomi and Lenovo. This Smartphone runs on Android rather than Windows OS. Xperia is now free from the windows OS and has attained more value in the market. Every company is launching its Smartphone with Android OS so it becomes mandatory for the Sony to move its OS to Android. This is the commendable step taken by the company.

Xperia Smartphone is always considered as the best range of Smartphone by Sony. The company has got its popularity in the field of Smartphone with this series of Smartphone. Now Xperia R1 is launched with various features that are different from previous ones. It comes with the Android 7.0 Nougat and can be upgraded to Android Oreo. It is a huge change in this Smartphone but still, the performance of this gadget is not so good.

sony xperia r1 plus specs review

The display resolution offered by this device is 1280 x 720 pixels. Also, it has connectivity options with 3G, 4G, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. However, the features and other specifications are not so interesting but this price of this Smartphone is perfect for these qualities.


It is designed beautifully with 5.2 inch HD TFT display. The 2D glass provides protection from scratches. Well in terms of design, this Smartphone is just OK. The size of the phone is comparatively small from the phone that is trending in the market. Now the flagship phones are coming with the tall and nearly bezel-less screen.  The dimensions of the phone are 146 x 73.2 x 8.9 mm which assures good holding power.

sony xperia r1 plus specs review


This Smartphone has a 13megapixel rear camera with the 8MP front camera. Well, the quality of the camera is lower than the devices available now but still, it is better than many Smartphone. People usually search for the camera with great features and camera lens. IT supports HDR imaging which means you can click the images in low light. Users can also click the images in Panorama mode which is the quite amazing thing to get on this device.  Also, the rear camera has LED flash, Sony Exmor Sensor, and Predictive hybrid autofocus.

sony xperia r1 plus specs review


It comes with 1.5 GHz CPU speed and 3GB RAM. However, the internal storage is 32 GB and can be expanded with the help of removable storage of up to 256 GB. The QUALCOMM MSM 8937 Snapdragon 430 processor ensure good processing speed with fast charging. Although this version of the processor is older than snapdragon 835 it runs with decent speed.

sony xperia r1 plus specs review


Sony Xperia R1 plus has various sensors including Proximity sensors, ambient light sensor, and accelerometer. As we told you earlier, This Smartphone supports Android 7 and is upgradable up to Android 8. But many users are facing problems after upgrading the latest version of Android OS.


2620 mAh Li-ion battery is lower than expected quality. It means the device comes with less battery backup. But still, it manages to be charged until the end of the day. This is designed in such a way that the running apps will not drain the battery power quickly.

sony xperia r1 plus specs review

Sony Xperia R1 Plus Complete Specifications:


Release Date November 2017
Dimensions (mm) 146.0 X 73.2 X 8.89
Weight (g) 154
Battery Capacity (mAh) 2620
Removable Battery No
Colors Black, Silver


Screen Size (inches) 5.2
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 720 X 1280 pixels
Pixels Per Inch (PPI) 282


Processor 1.5 GHz Octa-Core Cortex A53
Processor Make Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
RAM 2GB or 3GB
Internal Storage 16GB or 32GB
Expandable Storage Yes
Expandable Storage Type microSD
Expandable Storage up to (GB) 128GB


Rear Camera 13-megapixel
Rear Flash Dual LED
Front Camera 8-megapixel


Operating System Android 7.1


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Yes (V 4.2)
Infrared No
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes


Sim 1
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes


Sim 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes


Compass/Magnetometer Yes
Proximity Sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient Light Sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer Yes
Temperature Sensor No

This is our review of Sony Xperia R1 Plus and If you think we have missed some information about this Smartphone then you can comment us or send us a feedback message.

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